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Florida League of Cities Honors Marlene Wagner

The Florida League of Cities (FLC) announced that last week Lake Hamilton Vice Mayor Marlene Wagner is this year’s recipient of the League’s E. Harris Drew Municipal Official Lifetime Achievement Award. “Marlene never turns down...

Florida League of Cities Stresses Importance of Cybersecurity in Letter to Nikki Fried

At the end of last week, Orlando City Commissioner Tony Ortiz, the president of the Florida League of Cities (FLC), responded to a letter from Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried on cybersecurity.

Jeannie Garner Takes Over as Executive Director of the Florida League of Cities

The transition in leadership comes after the retirement of Michael Sittig, who served as executive director of the League for 25 years.

Orlando Welcomes Illegal Immigrants But Doesn’t Want Sanctuary City Label

Supporters of the legislation were desperate to tell the public that the measure, which ensures that city employees cannot ask about immigration status, did not make Orlando a sanctuary city.